Get involved Fundraise for us Plan and register your fundraising event Like the look of one of our events, planning your own event or need some fundraising ideas? Get in touch with our friendly fundraising team at [email protected] or on 020 7582 1444 and we can talk you through the process of signing up to an event or support you with organising your own. We will be there every step of the way to help you hit your fundraising target and will provide you with the following: A free t-shirt or running vest, depending on the event Advice on setting up a fundraising page and useful hints and tips to maximise your fundraising A fundraising pack, which include sponsorship forms for any cash donations you collect offline A range of fundraising materials, such as banners, posters, collection tins, balloons and leaflets on ataxia and Ataxia UK A thank you letter and certificate to display wherever you choose! We love seeing photographs of our supporters at events, so please do send some to us if you're able to and we can share them the Ataxia UK community on our social media platforms/in our quarterly magazine. Useful information There are some rules and regulations that you will need to consider when organising your own event so please do get in touch as we can provide you with the relevant information. This covers licenses, raffles, insurance, first aid and risk assessments. Please see page 8 in our fundraising pack for more information. Not sure when to host your event? 25 September is International Ataxia Awareness Day (IAAD) and every year we carry out events and press work to coincide with this. If you are planning a fundraising event around the day, we would love to hear from you. What to do after your event? If you have set up an online fundraising page through JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving, then the money will come directly to us and you do not need to do anything else. You can also donate the money raised from your fundraising page through our website, by clicking the big orange donate button in the top right corner. If you have used sponsorship forms for your event, please send them to: Fundraising DepartmentAtaxia UK12 Broadbent CloseLondonN6 5JW If you would like to donate the money via cheque, then please make the cheque payable to ‘Ataxia UK' and send to the address above. Alternatively, you can donate the money to us via bank transfer. Our bank details are: Bank Name: Barclays Bank PLCBank Account Number: 00093793Sort Code: 20-29-90 When making a bank transfer, please write your name in as a reference so that we can link this money back to you. Once Ataxia UK has received the money, we will send you a thank you letter and certificate for all of your hard work.